Russel Middlebrook: The Futon Years
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  • 1
    The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know | Brent Hartinger

    The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By Brent Hartinger
    • Narrated By Josh Hurley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (73)
    Performance
    (68)
    Story
    (68)

    Russel Middlebrook is 23 years old, gay, and living in trendy Seattle, but life isn't keeping up with the hype. Most of his friends have a direction in life - either ruthlessly pursuing their careers or passionately embracing their own aimlessness. But Russel is stuck in place. All he knows is that crappy jobs, horrible dates, and pointless hook-ups just aren't cutting it anymore. What's the secret? What does everyone else know that he doesn't?

    Impressive

    With as much expertise as Hartinger used in transitioning Russel's story from one for young adults to new adults, so too has Hurley brought Russel to ..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 14 2015 by Ben (USA)
  • 2
    Barefoot in the City of Broken Dreams | Brent Hartinger

    Barefoot in the City of Broken Dreams

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Brent Hartinger
    • Narrated By Josh Hurley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (38)
    Performance
    (36)
    Story
    (36)

    Twenty-four-year-old Russel Middebrook and his boyfriend have moved to Los Angeles so Russel can try to make it as a screenwriter. Almost right away, in a forgotten old house off of Sunset Boulevard, Russel meets Isaac Brander - a once-famous film producer who is convinced he can turn Russel's screenplay into a movie.

    Didn't connect to the story.
    Reviewed on April 22 2016 by Belen (United States)
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    The Road to Amazing | Brent Hartinger

    The Road to Amazing

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Brent Hartinger
    • Narrated By Josh Hurley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (32)
    Performance
    (31)
    Story
    (31)

    Russel Middlebrook is gettin' hitched! The wedding is taking place in a remote lodge on an island in Puget Sound. Russel and his husband-to-be have invited all their close friends to spend the whole weekend together beforehand. And for the first time in his life, Russel is determined to not be neurotic, and not over-think things.

    So happy my favorite characters are back!
    Reviewed on April 22 2016 by Belen (United States)